H.R. 1980 (113th): Quicker Veterans Benefits Delivery Act

Introduced:

May 14, 2013
113th Congress, 2013–2015

Status:
Died in a previous Congress

This bill was introduced on May 14, 2013, in a previous session of Congress, but was not enacted.

Sponsor:

Timothy Walz

Representative for Minnesota's 1st congressional district

Democrat

Text:

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Last Updated: May 14, 2013
Length: 5 pages

About the bill

Full Title

To amend title 38, United States Code, to prohibit the Secretary of Veterans Affairs from requesting additional medical examinations of veterans who have submitted sufficient medical evidence provided by non-Department medical professionals and to improve the efficiency of processing certain claims for disability compensation by veterans, and for other purposes.

The bill’s titles are written by its sponsor.

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History

May 14, 2013
 
Introduced

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